Fairy doors are fun way to invite fairies to live in your home. With the Christmas season upon us, I thought it would be fun to make an elf door to invite the elves into our home.
The past several months have been a whirlwind for me. My sweet dog of 10 years became suddenly ill and died in early December. I’m not over it and I still can’t talk about it except to say I’m still grieving. My lingering grief coupled with my growing dissatisfaction for my day job compelled me […]
I knew this girl in high school who used to stare too long. When we’d talk, I’d notice her looking at different parts of my face or hair. I thought it was strange. Some years later as an adult, I caught myself doing the same thing. I often found myself staring at studying different facial […]
When I made the decision to transition from when-I-have-time artist to make-more-time artist, I realized I would have to make some adjustments to my schedule and priorities. I was getting a lot of work done on the weekends, but the five day wait between studio time was agonizing. Evenings after work wasn’t a great option. […]
My November goal was to create four new one-of-a-kind (OOAK) sculptures by the end of the month, as well as finish one OOAK commissioned piece, work on my silicone mold/resin casting, and finish my large zebra. So far, my progress includes: Commissioned piece, finished. Silicone mold, finished Resin casting, 5 cast (and 1 of the […]
I haven’t been feeling well today, so instead of a full day of sculpting, I spent most of the day on the internet part of my business. Having a full time job while trying to build my business as an artist means that every single second outside of my job is precious. I can’t afford […]